Fuchsia 'Riccartonii' is a vigorous and hardy deciduous shrub celebrated for its abundant and striking blooms. This cultivar features slender, pendulous flowers with deep crimson sepals and rich purple corollas, creating a dramatic and colourful display from midsummer to autumn. 'Riccartonii' is known for its resilience and robust growth, making it an excellent choice for hedges, borders, and woodland gardens. Its arching branches and lush green foliage add to its ornamental appeal, providing a stunning backdrop for the vibrant flowers.   

Hardy Fuchsia 'Riccartonii' 2L

Estimated delivery between 19 -22 Jun

Free Standard Delivery over £150
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  • Striking bi-colored blooms: Fuchsia 'Riccartonii' produces an abundance of slender, pendulous flowers with deep crimson sepals and rich purple corollas. These eye-catching blooms create a vivid and dramatic display in the garden.
  • Extended blooming season: 'Riccartonii' blooms profusely from midsummer through autumn, providing continuous colour and interest in the garden during the latter part of the growing season.
  • Vigorous growth habit: This fuchsia variety has a vigorous and robust growth habit, forming a large, upright shrub with arching branches. It can be used effectively as a hedge, screen, or focal point in the garden.
  • Lush foliage: The dark green leaves of 'Riccartonii' provide a beautiful backdrop for its vibrant flowers, enhancing the overall visual appeal of the plant.
  • Versatile use: Fuchsia 'Riccartonii' is versatile and can be planted in various garden settings, including hedges, borders, woodland gardens, and containers. Its striking flowers and lush foliage make it a standout addition to any landscape.
  • Attracts pollinators: The colorful flowers of 'Riccartonii' attract pollinators such as hummingbirds and bees, contributing to a healthy garden ecosystem and promoting biodiversity.
  • Low maintenance: This fuchsia is relatively low maintenance and easy to grow. It thrives in well-drained soil and partial to full shade, requiring regular watering and occasional pruning to maintain its shape and encourage new growth.

Delivery Options

Delivery information for UK Mainland Deliveries: 

Our price for Standard Delivery is £5.99. This price is the same regardless of how many items you purchase! If you spend £150.00 or above, Standard Delivery is free. Standard Delivery takes 2-6 Working Days.  

Next Working Delivery is £9.99. Please place your order by 2pm Monday – Thursday. Please note deliveries are carried out by a third party courier; therefore, we cannot guarantee our Next Day Delivery Service. During very busy periods, Next Working Day delivery may be temporarily unavailable. 

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Hardy Fuchsias are deciduous shrubs, this means that they will lose their leaves in the winter, fresh new growth will appear in the spring.

Images are used for illustrative purposes only. Due to the maturity of the plant and the time of the year, plants may not arrive looking like our images. 

75cm x 30cm
Full Sun / Part Shade
Fully Hardy

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